Mirapex

mochafroggy's Mirapex History (Stopped)
Mirapex (pramipexole)
0.25 mg Daily Mar 11 - Sep 12, 2009
0.125 mg Daily Sep 18, 2009 - Oct 06, 2010
Stopped Doctor's advice and Side effects too severe Sep 12, 2009
Stopped Doctor's advice Oct 6, 2010

mochafroggy's Mirapex is for…

  • Restless feeling in legs

mochafroggy's side effects of Mirapex…

  • Vision problems Sep 10, 2009
  • Frequent urination Sep 10, 2009
  • Dizziness Sep 10, 2009
  • Pain Sep 10, 2009
  • Nausea Sep 10, 2009

Evaluations


Oct 6, 2010

Dosage
0.125 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Restless feeling in legs)
  • Side Effects
    Mild (Vision problems, Frequent urination, Dizziness, Pain, Nausea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take

Sep 12, 2009

Dosage
0.25 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Restless feeling in legs)
  • Side Effects
    Moderate (Vision problems, Frequent urination, Dizziness, Pain, Nausea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips
I have been off Mirapex for two days and I am exhausted and taking 4 hour naps. My bladder is much better as is my eyesight. Some of the strange new pains I was experiencing are gone as well. My legs, restless all night and this is the first time I am aware of it.

Sep 10, 2009

Dosage
0.25 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Restless feeling in legs)
  • Side Effects
    Moderate (Vision problems, Frequent urination, Dizziness, Pain, Nausea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips
I am not sure it is working. I have trouble with foggy vision, urinary frequency and I think my pain is worse. I am going off for 1 week to find out if Mirapex is causing this.

About Mirapex (Prescription Drug)

Mirapex is a brand name for pramipexole. It is used to treat Parkinson's Disease symptoms, such as stiffness, tremors, muscle spasms, and poor muscle control; also used to treat restless legs syndrome.

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